[PATCH 1 of 2] patchbomb: add config option for intro

Greg Ward greg at gerg.ca
Wed Feb 29 21:17:06 CST 2012

On 29 February 2012, Yann E. MORIN said:
> # HG changeset patch
> # User "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr>
> # Date 1330383414 -3600
> # Node ID e6fb31285eabdb9f3092860791be954ea826d82e
> # Parent  a4413624d0146f1edaa712a32c36c3409209ed6a
> patchbomb: add config option for intro
> Currently, the user is always prompted for an introduction message
> if the series has more than one patch. Yet, some projects have a
> policy of 'no introduction message' (eg. Mercurial itself).

Hmmm, seems like a reasonable compromise.

> +    The default is to send an introduction message only if there is more
> +    than one out-going changeset, or if the config option ``patchbomb.intro``
> +    is set to either ``yes`` or ``always``. With --intro, you will be
> +    prompted for an introductory message, even if there is only one
> +    out-going message.

That should be "outgoing" -- it's one word even in standard English,
never mind Mercurial English.

Greg Ward                                http://www.gerg.ca/
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